# Quantitative Aptitude Questions for IBPS RRB PO and Clerk Exam 2017

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Today we have been including some

**Arithmetic Questions with Number Series and Simplification.**This is the**Arithmetic Questions**and you should try to do it within 17-18 Minutes. If you fail to complete it in stipulated time, then try again with full force.**These quantitative aptitude questions**are very important from exam point of view like IBPS RRB Exam, IBPS PO and IBPS Clerk.

**Q1. A trader buys goods at 20% discount on marked price. If he wants to make a profit of 25% after allowing a discount of 20%, by what percent should his marked price be greater than the original marked price?**

(a) 15%

(b) 65%

(c) 25%

(d) 20%

(e) None of these

**Q2. The difference between simple interest and compound interest on a certain sum of money for three years at 10% per annum is Rs. 15 and paise 50. The sum is:**

(a) Rs. 5,000

(b) Rs. 550

(c) Rs. 5,500

(d) Rs. 500

(e) Rs. 1,500

**Q3. A boat while travelling upstream covers a distance of 18 km at the speed of 3 km/h, whereas while travelling downstream it covers the same distance at a speed of 9 km/h. What is the speed of the boat in still water?**

(a) 3 km/h

(b) 5 km/h

(c) 7 km/h

(d) Cannot be determined

(e) None of these

**Q4. Shankar started the business with an investment of Rs. 120000. After 3 months, Avin invested Rs. 190000 in Shankar’s business. At the close of the year, profit earned was Rs. 175000000. What would be the share of Avin in the profit?**

(a) Rs. 80000000

(b) Rs. 85000000

(c) Rs. 90000000

(d) Rs. 95000000

(e) None of these

**Q5. An article is sold at 45/2% profit. If its cost price is increased by Rs 40 and at the same time if its selling price is also increased by Rs 35, the percentage of profit becomes 15%. Find the cost price.**

*Directions (6-10): What will come in place of question mark (?) in the following number series?***Q6. 123 277 459 669 907 ?**

(a) 1179

(b) 1173

(c) 1167

(d) 1169

(e) None of these

**Q7. 456.5 407 368.5 341 324.5 ?**

(a) 321

(b) 319

(c) 317

(d) 323

(e) None of these

**Q8. 121 , 144, 190, 259, ?, 466**

(a) 351

(b) 349

(c) 374

(d) 328

(e) None of these

(a) 1025.25

(b) 1112.25

(c) 1432.5

(d) 1063.125

(e) None of these

**Q10. 24 536 487 703 678 ?**

(a) 768

(b) 748

(c) 764

(d) 742

(e) None of these

*Directions (Q.11-15): What will come in place of question mark (?) in the following questions?***Q11. 75% of 480 + ?% of 540 = 603**

(a) 35

(b) 65

(c) 45

(d) 55

(e) None of these

**Q12.4785-3249+2156=?**

(a) 3692

(b) 3962

(c) 3792

(d) 3782

**Q14. 27.085-12.32+132.41=?**

(a) 147.175

(b) 147.463

(c) 146.463

(d) 146.175

(e) None of these

**Q15. 140% of 320 – ?% of 400 = 25% of 720**

(a) 65

(b) 68

(c) 62

(d) 60